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De Stove

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Kleine Sint-Amandsstraat 4, Bruges 8000, Belgium
050-337835
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Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 254
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    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Very enjoyable meal

Small restaurant in which the husband (cook) and wife (hostess) obviously take pride. We both ordered the fixed-price tasting menu with wine. All the dishes were perfectly prepared, inventive and generously proportioned. The paired wines were delicious in themselves and suited the courses very... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
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Maryland
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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352 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Maryland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

Small restaurant in which the husband (cook) and wife (hostess) obviously take pride. We both ordered the fixed-price tasting menu with wine. All the dishes were perfectly prepared, inventive and generously proportioned. The paired wines were delicious in themselves and suited the courses very well. The service is not as rapid as in some other restaurants, but if you inclined... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This superb little restaurant is run by a husband and wife team. We visited this charming establishment on Valentines night and enjoyed the special menu prepared for the occasion along with the various wines suggested by our hosts. A memeorable evening. Thank you.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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57 reviews 57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Top quality food and excellent service. We were a group of 6 and everybody really enjoyed his food. Romantic and cosy atmosphere. Highly recommended for special occasions. Make sure to book in advance.

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Battle, 1066
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

A superb small restaurant run by experts clearly passionate about their business. Food and service first class - very special!

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a small (7 tables) restaurant which we booked by phone from the UK a few days before our visit. This is a family run establishment where the atmosphere is quite relaxed. Wife is front of house while husband is in the kitchen. We chose the set menu, 4 courses plus coffee, with pairing wines (Only available if the... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We visited this restaurant on our last night in Bruges as a special farewell meal so we were willing to push the boat out. It is a bit difficult to find and first impressions are that it is a bit stuffy and overly formal; very silver service. However that impression is misleading as actually we found the atmosphere very relaxed.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited De Stove for dinner on a Saturday night and it was beautiful - clean elegant venue and the friendly welcome. A small restaurant with front of house run by erica and the chef gino. We went for the set menu with accompanying wines - which was great value. The starter was lemon sole with watercress... More 

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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We tried this place on a Sunday afternoon. Its a nice cosy place with good personal service and the food is good, as is the wine. But it does come at a price. Worth a visit if you dont mind spending the money. We are glad we tried it.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Chanced upon this place late in the day. Great home cooked food and a lovely welcome by the hostess. Would return again!!!

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Larnaka, Cyprus
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4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We booked this on the basis of the ratings. Nice, small restaurant but hugely overrated. Most dishes would be rated as very average. Our dishes lacked seasoning and flavour was nothing special. Venison dish was little better than the rest. Price is medium to high compared to other restaurants in Bruges.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Kleine Sint-Amandsstraat 4, Bruges 8000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  West Flanders Province  >  Bruges
  • Phone Number: 050-337835

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 49 - 60
  • Cuisine: French, Belgian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

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